Representative Clients and The Good Work They Do.

We represent a broad array of small businesses, entrepreneurs and professionals.  Here is a list of some of those clients and (non-confidential information about their business.  Should you have the need for the kinds of goods and services these clients offer I encourage you to contact them directly.


  • Focal Point Opticians & E Clips Custom Clip-On Sunglasses

    Focal Point on Ashby near College Avenue in Berkeley is a premier optician retail store offer a wide range of high-end designer frames together with high quality lenses crafted to your prescription.  E-Clips offers customized clip-on sunglasses sold nation wide through opticians.  E Clips Link

  • The Japanese Gardener - Online Catalog and Retail Store - Alameda

    The Japanese Gardener is both a retail store in Alameda and an online catalog which offers finely crafted Japanese wood working tools as well as gardening tools and kitchen products, especially knives.

  • KTD Fine Jewelry in San Francisco

    KTD Fine Jewelers is a family owned jewely store located in San Francisco for more than 30 years

  • Primizie Foods - Gourmet Food Distributor

    Primizie Foods is a distributor to fine restaurants and upscale markets of gourmet desserts and other fine foods.

  • Inspirare - Web Based Fashion

    Inspirare is a web based incubator for emerging fashion designers of women’s clothing and an opportunity for the public to express their preference for what which designs should be manufactured and a place that chosen designer clothing may be purchased.

  • Simple Dynamics - Software Developers and Architects

    Simple Dynamics designs and programs Facebook integrations, mobile apps and web services

  • Mayway Corporation - Chinese Herbal Products

    Mayway is a family owned company that sells Traditional Chinese Medicine herbal products primarily to acupuncturists, herbalists and some high end retail stores such as Whole Foods.  Mayway’s most popular brands are Plum Flower® and Min Shan®.  I have visited Mayway’s herbal farming operations and GMP manufacturing facilities in China.  You can see photos of some of the local farmers in my photo section, China Tour Photos on Flicr.  While not a typical lawyer function I have officiated the weddings of two of the owners, a most treasured experience.

  • RCM Digesters - Manure to Methane

    RCM Digesters and its owner Mark Moser, design, engineer and construct  anaerobic digesters  across the United States for large cattle and dairy farms who are choosing to make very productive use of what otherwise would be waste.  There work is a success story in the tradition of lumberyards discovering that their sawdust could be a fire log.  I met Mark while umpiring a Little League team he was coaching.  I have not yet ejected him.

  • Magnation Corporation

    Magnation Corporation manufactures and sells equipment which use magnetic fields to polarize the minerals in water to increase water efficiency for farming and industrial applications.

  • Model Shoe Renew - Shoe Repair in Berkeley

    Model Shoe Renew is a very popular shoe repair shop, with some retail at 1934 Shattuck Boulevard in Berkeley, near University Avenue.  Botros, sometimes called Peter Kemel is its hardworking, charming and affable owner.

  • CH Good Stock - "A Place of Small Vices"

    CH Good Stock is a small and imaginative accessories, jewelry and other goodies boutique on Piedmont Avenue founded by a  dynamic entrepreneur, Dana Olson, who merchandises her goods under the trade logo, “A Place of Soft Vices. I thought the website was very strong.  It was developed by her parter Jeff Bettenhausen who says that he makes websites with love (at least Dana’s)                                                                                       Link to Jeff’s Website

  • The Optometry Center - Hayward Optometrists

    Dr. Rick Pope’s Optometry Center in Hayward, California is a full service optometric center.  I am a patient of Dr, Pope as well as his attorney as speaking strictly as a customer I was very pleased with their thorough and capable service.

  • Prozack Turner - Performer (Rapper) and Entrepreneur

    Zack is a rapper with a strong local following and together with his wife RaeAnne is an emerging entreprenur on the local scene.

  • and A New Leaf Gallery - Contemporary Sculpture

    Brigitte Micmacker and John Denning co-founded A New Leaf Gallery, in Sonoma (formerly in Berkeley) specializing in the sale of contemporary sculpture  and which sells contemporary sculpture nationally and around the world. As it happens I have at my office one of John’s small sculptures and a stunning computer rendered print of one of his paintings.